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Dell System Windows Registry Settings

In order to enable RapidIdentity MFA Client on a Dell system with Self-Encrypting Drives (SEDs), a subset of native registry files must first be removed. Before removing the registry entry, the value will be exported and saved as a backup.

Follow the steps to edit the Windows Registry:

  1. From the Dell machine, open regedit.exe:

    1. Click Start

    2. Type regedit.exe

    3. Press the Enter key

    4. If prompted, click Yes to allow changes to the machine.

  2. Navigate to the following directory: Computer\HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE_\SOFTWARE\Microsoft WIndows\CurrentVersion\Authentication\Credential Provider.

  3. Two values from the Credential Providers folder will need to be exported then deleted.

    1. {05102259-6b83-447a-b5f0-5bf949283a12}

    2. {0528589e-4107-4900-832f-15fba63714ef}

  4. Search for the first value in the Credential Providers folder.

  5. Right-click on the value and click Export.

  6. Save the file to your system.

  7. Repeat steps three through six for the {0528589e-4107-4900-832f-15fba63714ef} value in theCredential Providers folder.

  8. Locate the value from the registry entry Credential Providers Filters folder.

    1. {05102259-6b83-447a-b5f0-5bf949283a12}

  9. Repeat steps three through six for theCredential Provider Filters folder.

  10. After all three of the registry values have been successfully exported and saved, right-click on each registry entry and click Delete.